The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 143 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.27% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.34% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Average daily rate £264 £323 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.21% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £260 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £348 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £334 £343
% change year-on-year
-4.86% -2.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.63 - -
Knowledge Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2476 2372 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.78% 79.30% 76.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1402 1296 1075
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 63 27
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management across the Scotland region.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 3 £389 +41.36%
Fife - 2 £160 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Knowledge Management
UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management.

1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CA
6 3 (25.00%) Service Management

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) KANA IQ
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Environment Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Environment And Release Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Junior JavaScript Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Sass
3 2 (16.67%) XHTML
3 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCITP
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) CA
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix